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Natasha Trethewey at Duquesne: Welcome!

Natasha Trethewey

2019 Inaugural August Wilson House Fellow

Natasha Trethewey is the author or editor of seven books of poetry and prose. She is a recipient of the Pulitzer Prize and has served twice as the Poet Laureate of the United States. She is the Board of Trustees Professor of English at Northwestern University. Professor Trethewey will visit Duquesne in March 2019.

Read about the August Wilson House Fellowship

Read about the naming of Trethewey as inaugural August Wilson House Fellow.

Biography from Twenty-First Century American Poets,

Biography from Contemporary Authors Online

Articles from MLA International Bibliography

Articles from Literature Resource Center

Articles from ProQuest One Literature


August Wilson's boyhood home before renovation

August Wilson's Boyhood Home

Photo by HeyYallYo, Public Domain, Source: Wikimedia Commons

Read about the house restoration

Photos from the August Wilson House ground blessing ceremony

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August Wilson Housebutton

AW research guide

Screenshot of the August Wilson research guide

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